Federation of Oils, Seeds & Fats Associations (FOSFA) :

FOSFA is a professional international contract issuing and arbitral body focused on the world trade of oilseeds, oils and fats. It counts over 1,000 members in 86 countries.

These include edible oil suppliers, producers and processors, shippers and dealers, traders, brokers and agents, superintendents, analysts, shipowners, ship brokers, tank storage companies, arbitrators, lawyers, insurers and other service providers.


FEDIOL is an association that represents the interests of the European oilseed crushers, edible oil refiners and bottlers. Its members process approximately 55 million tonnes of commodities a year, both of EU origin and imported from third country markets.

The sector crushes oilseeds, into crude oils, refined oils and meals. These products are then sold for food, feed, technical and energy uses in Europe and beyond.

Netherlands Oils, Fats & Oilseeds Trade Association (NOFOTA) :

NOFOTA is a Dutch umbrella-organization of companies involved in the production, consumption and trade of vegetable oils, animal oils & fats, oilseeds, and their derivatives.

The association was founded over 100 years ago and today counts approximately 150 members ranging from producers, traders, and brokers, to tank storage companies, testing labs and banks.

American Fats & Oils Association (AFOA) :

The AFOA is a U.S.-based non-profit organization focused on fostering trade and commerce within the United States and throughout the world for animal, fish, and vegetable fats, oils, and protein.

The AFOA works to promote uniformity and certainty in the standards of such products and in the customs and usages of the trade. Vegs Oils Merchant first became a member of the AFOA in 2019.

Globoil International :

Globoil International is a leading edible oil and agri-trade conference & exhibition, held annually in different locations around the world.

The 2019 edition of Globoil International was the largest to date, attracting more than 500 visitors seeking business opportunities and exploring the latest products and innovation.

National Institute of Oilseed Products (NIOP) :

The National Institute of Oilseed Products is an international trade association with the principal objective of promoting the general business welfare of persons, firms, and corporations engaged in the buying, selling, processing, shipping, storage and use of vegetable oils and raw materials.